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Basketball court may get an overhaul

Sundance's recreational space could see an overhaul next season with a suggestion to allow students of Crook County School District to make use of the city's outdoor basketball courts.

Clerk Treasurer Kathy Lenz presented the proposal to the council last week following a meeting between herself and Public Works Director Mac Erickson, Superintendent Mark Broderson and a group of parents.

Lenz explained that Sundance Elementary School grew this year by around 45 kindergarteners. In response, the district is interested in changing part of their fenced basketball court into a ball pit for age-appr...